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Bitcoin Price Bounce Has Nothing to Do With Iran Situation

The bitcoin price made a swift advance from a 16-day low at $6,853 around 9 pm Eastern Time Thursday night. It reached $7,391 on Coinbase just before noon on the East Coast Friday. Commentators couldn’t help but link bitcoin’s sudden turn to the U.S. airstrike that killed a ranking Iranian general in Iraq. Continue reading Bitcoin Price Bounce Has Nothing to Do With Iran Situation

China Guarantees Citizens On-Demand Anonymity With State Digital Currency

China has brushed aside concerns that its planned government-backed crypto will be used to keep tabs on the activities of its citizens. Allegedly, users of the centralized digital currency will be guaranteed ‘controllable anonymity’ as long as they are not engaging in illegal activities. This is according to the head of the digital currency research institute at the People’s Bank of China, Mu Changchun. Continue reading China Guarantees Citizens On-Demand Anonymity With State Digital Currency

Zimbabwe’s Battle with Hyperinflation Highlights Desperate Need for Bitcoin

In an effort to quell the effects of hyperinflation, Zimbabwe introduced the new generation Zimbabwe dollars. The Zimbabwean government, which plans to distribute one billion Zimbabwean dollars over the next six months, released the new currency on Tuesday. Continue reading Zimbabwe’s Battle with Hyperinflation Highlights Desperate Need for Bitcoin

Opera Continues Bullish Crypto Mainstream Drive With Bitcoin Payments

Browser minnow Opera is ramping up cryptocurrency support for Android users in version 54, which has just been released on Tuesday. Among a host of other cosmetic improvements and a new UI, this latest release improves upon the current crypto wallet with support for both Bitcoin and Tron payments. Continue reading Opera Continues Bullish Crypto Mainstream Drive With Bitcoin Payments